Definition of cognomen
cognominaplay \käg-ˈnä-mə-nə, -ˈnō-\
cognominalplay \käg-ˈnä-mə-nəl\ adjective
Examples of cognomen in a Sentence
richly deserved the cognomen of “Butterfingers”
“Christopher Columbus” is the Latinized cognomen of the navigator who was known to his Spanish crewmates as Cristóbal Colón
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